Undergraduate Admission Deadlines

Admissions deadlines apply to all application documents, as well as changes to your application including changing your term, major, and campus. We recommend submitting these requests well before deadlines to ensure everything is received on time.

In addition to application deadlines, please review our admission requirements page, which contains details about how we evaluate your application materials through our holistic admissions approach.

First-Year Application Deadlines
Academic Term Deadline
Spring 2024 March 4, 2024
Summer 2024

June 17, 2024

Fall 2024
Applications for Fall 2024 are now available.

November 1, 2023 - Early Action Deadline. Students who have applied and have a complete application file will be notified by mid-December. In some cases, students may be asked to provide mid-year transcripts before an admission decision is made.

February 1, 2024 – Priority Application Deadline. Students wishing to have access to the greatest set of scholarship opportunities should apply by this date. Admission and scholarships may be awarded after this date are offered on a space and funds available basis.

Document Deadline (UPDATED): February 23, 2024 - Transcript deadline for those who applied by Feb. 1. Students who applied by Feb. 1 and who indicated they wish to have their test scores considered in the admission process also have until this date to provide those so decisions can be made.

Transfer Application Deadlines
Academic Term Deadline
Spring 2024 March 4, 2024
Summer 2024

June 17, 2024

Fall 2024

March 15, 2024 - Priority Application Deadline for scholarship consideration.  Note that transfers applying after this date will be considered for limited scholarships on a funds-available basis and that there are some competitive scholarships for transfers that may have earlier deadlines.

August 28, 2024 - Final Admissions Deadline (all required documents due to be considered) for OSU-Cascades enrollment.

Admitted freshmen/first-year students may add DPP by the deadlines listed below.

DPP Application Deadlines
Academic Term DPP Application Deadline Start Date of OSU Term
Spring 2024 March 4, 2024 April 1, 2024
Summer 2024 June 17, 2024 June 24, 2024
Fall 2024 September 11, 2024 September 25, 2024

Applications must be submitted along with all supporting documents, including transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions attended before the posted deadlines. Admission application fees will not be refunded due to late arrival of required materials. Note that admission to Oregon State is just the first step of many to get enrolled. Students are strongly urged to complete their application process well in advance of posted deadlines in order to get through the subsequent steps in the process.

GENERAL DEGREE SEEKING POST-BACC APPLICATION DEADLINES

General Post-Bacc Application Deadlines
Academic Term Deadline
Fall 2023

August 30, 2023

Winter 2024 March 6, 2023
Summer 2024 June 10, 2024
Fall 2024

August 28, 2024

Non-Degree Application Deadlines
Academic Term Deadline
Spring 2024 March 18, 2024
Summer 2024 August 1, 2024
Fall 2024 September 11, 2024